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Fine Lines

You define me between your lines that divide my form into its parts. Now pieces to be sorted, stamped, and appraised. The lesser ones summarily dismissed. My soul erased from the page – of no merit before your jaded eyes. Shapeless and without consequence, its worth not so easily summoned. You define me between your

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Cookie Jar

She’s a lady for hire in high end silk – If you can afford her, that is. She’ll laugh at all your jokes, and make you forget you’re payin’. And you’re not gonna care no more cause she’s yours for the night. Josephine’s gonna make it all right. Her latest creation on the floor. But

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A Quick Update

  Hi everyone, and happy weekend! 🙂 I just wanted to share a few thoughts outside of my usual posts.  This morning, I participated in my very first podcast interview about my writing. Sounds great, right. 🙂 Not! I totally bombed it, so now I’m nursing my injured pride back to health. It should be

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Carla’s Song

Her long slender back turned to the crowd while a single guitar starts to the left. A slow beating reminder of that afternoon as Jimmy’s fingers slide across its silver strings. They been playin’ for nearly five years and sang the same song a thousand times. A favorite among the local patron looking to drink

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Restless Waters

The smile upon her lips but a freshly painted mask. Old scars covered in pink ice for the yearly masquerade ball. Her long blue dress dancing in the moonlight as she stands by a lonely window. Looking down at the brightly light city, she orders back the tears. Her date due to arrive, leaving no

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My Ada

A raven haired beauty with eyes dark as the clear night sky. And when she laughed, those eyes shone more bright than all the night’s stars. But a young maiden when she came to Fortune – And I already a man, spending my days at sea with hands worn by a fisherman’s toil. Hopeful suitors

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A Quick Update

I’m so happy to let you know that I’ve accepted a full-time teaching position for the winter. 🙂 I’ll be teaching both junior and senior high students at our local high school. I started this Tuesday past, so it’s been a busy couple of days. Right now, I’m getting myself organised while doing some short

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It’s Said

We’re all in the same boat. So why not build us a new one? This one adrift and unable  to withstand the tides of change. We missed the docking bay, so let’s make port right here and build over – A new boat able to sail the tides of change. And while we’re there, why

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